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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1972 Winner
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2011 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Raising Hope (2010)
For playing "Maw Maw".
2006 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
For playing "Grandma Ida". For episodes "Bride of Ida" and "Graduation".
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Mrs. Harris (2005)
For playing: "Pearl Schwartz".
2005 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
For playing "Ida". For episodes "Ida Loses A Leg" and "Ida's Dance".
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Joan of Arcadia (2003)
For playing "Aunt Olive". For episode "The Cat".
2004 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
For playing "Ida"
2003 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
For playing "Ida".
2002 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
For playing "Ida". For episode "Christmas".
2001 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
For playing "Grandma Ida". For episode "Grandparents".
1998 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Promised Land (1996)
For playing "Aunt Mooster". For episode "Mooster's Revenge".
1984 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
Screen Actors Guild 50th Anniversary Celebration (1984)
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Special
Ernie Kovacs: Between the Laughter (1984)
For playing "Mary Kovacs".
1978 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama or Comedy Special
It Happened One Christmas (1977)
For playing: "Clara Oddbody".
1976 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Phyllis (1975)
For playing: "Phyllis Lindstrom".
Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Variety or Music
Telly... Who Loves Ya, Baby? (1976)
1975 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Comedy or Drama Series
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)

For playing: "Phyllis Lindstrom". For episode "Phyllis Whips Inflation". Tied with Zohra Lampert ... More

For playing: "Phyllis Lindstrom". For episode "Phyllis Whips Inflation". Tied with Zohra Lampert for Kojak (1973).

Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Variety or Music
Cher (1975)
For episode on 2 March 1975.
1974 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Best Supporting Actress in Comedy
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
For playing: "Phyllis Lindstrom". For episode: "The Lars Affair".
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Lead Actress in a Drama
The Migrants (1974)
For playing: "Viola Barlow".
1973 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
A Brand New Life (1973)
For playing: "Victoria Douglas".
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in Comedy
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
For playing: "Phyllis Lindstrom".
1972 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in Comedy
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
For playing: "Phyllis Lindstrom".

BAFTA Awards

1973 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2009 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Women (2008)
2005 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Actress
Spanglish (2004)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2014 Nominee
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
The Croods (2013)
As the voice of "Gran".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
The Croods (2013)
Shared with:

California Independent Film Festival

2003 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Daytime Emmy Awards

1983 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in Children's Programming
ABC Afterschool Specials (1972)
For episode "The Woman Who Willed a Miracle (#11.5)".

FilmOut San Diego, US

2021 Winner
FilmOut Festival Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jump, Darling (2020)

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics

2010 Winner
Timeless Award

Gemini Awards

2001 Nominee
Gemini
Best Performance by an Actress in a Guest Role in a Dramatic Series
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)

Genie Awards

1980 Nominee
Genie
Best Performance by a Foreign Actress
Yesterday (1981)

Gold Derby Awards

2010 Winner
Gold Derby TV Award
Life Achievement Award (Performer)
Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Guest Actress of the Decade
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
2009 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Life Achievement Award (Performer)
2006 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actress
Mrs. Harris (2005)
2005 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Guest Actress
Joan of Arcadia (2003)

Golden Apple Awards

1975 Nominee
Golden Apple
Female Star of the Year

Golden Globes, USA

1976 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Phyllis (1975)
1975 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Young Frankenstein (1974)
1974 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Charley and the Angel (1973)
1972 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Heartland International Film Festival

2019 Winner
Pioneering Spirit Award

Hoboken International Film Festival

2009 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1972 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

L.A. Outfest

2021 Winner
Special Mention
International Narrative Feature - Performance
Jump, Darling (2020)

Long Beach QFilm Festival

2021 Winner
Jury Award
Outstanding Performance
Jump, Darling (2020)

National Board of Review, USA

1972 Winner
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1971 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)
Tied with Stefania Sandrelli for The Conformist (1970) in 2nd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1971 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Online Film & Television Association

2011 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Raising Hope (2010)
2006 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Mrs. Harris (2005)
Tied with Anna Maxwell Martin for Bleak House (2005).
Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
2003 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
2002 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
2001 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
2000 Winner
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Actors and Actresses

Satellite Awards

2005 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
Spanglish (2004)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2007 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Mrs. Harris (2005)
2005 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Spanglish (2004)

Television Critics Association Awards

2011 Nominee
Career Achievement Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

2006 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Supporting Actress
Beerfest (2006)
Most Annoying Fake Accent: Female
Beerfest (2006)

TV Land Awards

2004 Winner
Groundbreaking Show
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
Shared with:
2003 Nominee
TV Land Award
Nosiest Neighbor
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)

Walk of Fame

1980 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Television
On 20 September 1980. At 6435 Hollywood Blvd.

Women's Image Network Awards

2013 Nominee
WIN Award
Outstanding Actress Comedy Series
Raising Hope (2010)
2008 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Honoree

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